'''Gilbert Keith Chesterton''', Order of St. Gregory the Great|KC*SG
(29 May 1874 – 14 June 1936), better known as '''G. K. Chesterton''', was an English writer,
, philosopher, dramatist, journalist, orator, lay theologian
, biographer, and literary and art critic. Chesterton is often referred to as the "prince of paradox
'' magazine has observed of his writing style: "Whenever possible Chesterton made his points with popular sayings, proverbs, allegories—first carefully turning them inside out."
Chesterton is well known for his fictional priest-detective Father Brown
[O'Connor, John. [http://www.cse.dmu.ac.uk/~mward/gkc/Father_Brown_on_Chesterton.pdf ''Father Brown on Chesterton,''] Frederick Muller Ltd., 1937.]
and for his reasoned apologetics
. Even some of those who disagree with him have recognized the...